Hotstar to show live stream of IPL and Cricket World Cup in India for a charge of 365/year

hotstar bags rights to stream ipl and world cup


  • Hotstar is owned by Star Sports Network. TV telecast rights are also owned by Star Sports.
  • Hotstar is one of the most popular Sports app in India
  • Hotstar gets rights to stream CWC 2019 and IPL 2019 online in India

The most awaited Cricket World Cup 2019 has begun from 30th May 2019. This is the twelfth season on CWC. Cricket fans will be happy to hear that live streaming of CWC 2019 will be done by hotstar on their app and website.

The new pack will offer live sports, web originals (Hotstar Specials) and Star India’s local content at Rs 365 per year, making it cheapest among paid video OTT services. 

Hotstar already has an annual ‘Hotstar Premium’ subscription plan at Rs 129 per month or Rs 999 per year, similar to that of Amazon Prime. It also had a sports only pack for Rs 299 a year. 

Watching CWC 2019 live will be possible through official sites who holds rights to stream the same. Cricket World Cup live streaming can be seen on officially on work for Indian users, for other nations cricket watchers check below-given video player.

The live telecast of Cricket World Cup is being shown on Star Sports 1 and Star Sports 1 Hindi. Star networks have got exclusive rights for showing Indian home cricket matches 2019.

SuperSport to telecast live coverage of Cricket World Cup series in South Africa; all these matches live streamed on the SuperSport Website & App. OSN Sports Cricket HD have TV rights to provide live coverage of matches in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Countries.

For the cricket fans in the United States, Cricket World Cup live streaming can be watched on Willow TV. For the English cricket fans, Sky Sports will broadcast live coverage of IPL matches live. Cricket fans in Bangladesh can watch matches live broadcast on Gazi TV (GTV).

CWC Countywise Telecasters list

India & Subcontinent: Star Sports 1
MENA Countries: OSN Sports Cricket HD
UK: Prime TV (SKY Channel 713)
Australia: Fox Sports
Pakistan: PTV Sports
USA: Willow TV
Malaysia: Astro Cricket HD

Hotstar Official Wesbite live cricket match has been available online on official website of

Official Site: live cricket match can be seen in any web browser ranging from a small feature phone such as Jio Phone and a mega phone like Apple X. You just need to visit from the web browser of your choice and you are ready to watch IPL free live streaming online.

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